Alex H. Stubner, Ph.D.

Alex H. Stubner, Ph.D.

Name: Alex H. Stubner LTC, Ph.D.,PhD, MS, LTC, USA

Department of Primary Appointment: Preventive Medicine & Biostatistics
Title: Medical Service Corp, U.S. Army Assistant Professor

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Office Phone: (301) 295-6990
Room: AFRRI Bldg., Rm. 3176S



LTC Alex H. Stubner currently serves as Assistant Professor in the Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. His Scholarly interests lie at the interface of Complex Emergencies/Disaster Management and the application of Environmental and Occupational Health Services. Specifically, he is interested in the evaluation of the Network of actors among Federal Civilian agencies and Department of Defense agencies involved with the application of Military Forces in response to disasters and humanitarian actions. LTC Stubner has served in a variety of assignments during the course of his career, most recently he served as the Chief, Environmental Health Service, Landstuhl Regional medical Center.


  • Ph.D., Public Health, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
  • M.S.P.H., Industrial Hygiene, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • B.A., Geoenvironmental Studies, Shippensburg University


Social Network Analysis
LTC Stubner's research in Complex Emergencies and Disaster Management centers on the network of actors among Federal and Civilian agencies with responsibilities to plan for, and respond to complex emergencies and disasters from the perspective of supporting and delivering public/environmental health services and interventions. The goal of his research is to elucidate the strengths and weaknesses of the relationships between the various agencies with the end objective of improving the delivery of services.


  • Introduction to Environmental Health
  • Advanced Environmental Health
  • Solid and Hazardous Wastes
  • Deployment Environmental Exposures
  • Fundamentals of Hydrology and Water and Waste Water Treatment Plant Design
  • Environmental and Occupational Health Journal Club

Areas of Expertise

  • Environmental Health
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Industrial Hygiene

Professional Activities

  • Registered Environmental Health Specialist